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  12/13/2011, Kislev 17, 5772

Breslov Hassid Lightly Wounded at Joseph's Tomb

A Breslov Hassid was lightly wounded early Tuesday morning after being scratched by a bullet fired by a Palestinian Authority Arab policeman near Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem.

According to a report on the website Hakol Hayehudi, the PA officer was chasing a group of Breslov Hassidim who entered Joseph’s Tomb and opened fire at them. The worshippers fled the scene and IDF troops entered the city of Shechem to investigate the incident.